PUBLISHED: 4:53 PM on Wednesday, October 11, 2006
Contra Dance

Thursday Night Contra Dance, October 12, 7:30 - 9:30 p.m., at the Terry Miller Legislative Offices gymnasium (the Old Capital School gym). Use 6th St. entrance. Dance with Leif and Lis Saya and dance caller Jim Grammel. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes for dancing. $3 donation. Call: 321-3109.

Swing, Charleston Lessons

Each Wednesday through Nov. 15, with John Leo and Alysia McLean offering more advanced fancy Charleston moves, as well as some wild surprises, in the intermediate class from 6-7:15 p.m., as well as a beginner class from 7:30-8:45 p.m. The beginner class is for those who want to learn their right foot from their left and get out on the dance floor right away and dance with confidence and style. Bring your dancing shoes to The Creating Place, located at 226 Seward Street. No partner is required. Cost is $10 per class.

Ketchikan Dance

Participate from 7-9 p.m. every Friday night to cut a rug with your fellow dancers. Enjoy salsa or ballroom at various locations across town. Call Tina Mander at 617-1284 for exact location information.